This completely reorganized edition of the classic reference provides detailed information on the underlying physics and operational characteristics of all major bipolar, unipolar, special microwave, and optoelectronic devices
"A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Semiconductor physics. Physics and properties of semiconductors, a resume -- Bipolar devices. p-n junction diode -- Bipolar transistor -- Thyristors -- Unipolar devices. Metal-semiconductor contacts -- JFET and MESFET -- MIS diode and CCD -- MOSFET -- Special microwave devices. Tunnel devices -- IMPATT and related transit-time diodes -- Transferred-electron devices -- Photonic devices/ LED and semiconductor lasers -- Photodetectors -- Solar cells